Peter Mungo Jupp: mass extinction thru cosmic force

 – Thunderbolts ThunderboltsProjectSiberia, Alaska, and Malta are three examples of mass slaughter sites littered with carcasses and skeletons either petrified in rock, invaded in limestone, entombed in bitumen, buried in ice or mummified in peat bogs. Their instantaneous end was horrific. What agent of destruction rendered them extinct? Archaeologist Peter Mungo Jupp unravels the evidence embraced in petroglyphs, art, writings, verbal traditions—even dance motifs—that cosmic …

Dozens of Indian turtles die in suspected poisoning

Indian flapshell turtles are not particularly rare but are a protected species.Deliberate poisoning is likely to blame for the death of dozens of turtles at a lake near Mumbai, Indian wildlife experts told AFP Sunday.Conservation workers were alerted to the incident after a local politician asked them to investigate a foul smell around the body of water in Kalyan, about 50 kilometres (30 miles) east of India's entertainment capital.Suhas Pawar of the Wild Animal and Reptile Rescue conservation …

In Texas, driverless trucks are set to take over roads

A self-driving truck produced by Aurora is seen on a road in Texas.A giant 18-wheel transport truck is barreling down a multi-lane Texas highway, and there is no one behind the wheel.The futuristic idea may seem surreal, but it is being tested in this vast southern US state, which has become the epicenter of a rapidly developing self-driving vehicle industry.Before driverless trucks are allowed onto roads and highways, however, multiple tests must still be conducted to ensure they are safe.Self-driving …

The analysis of metal debris from the Dalnegorsk UFO crash left Russian scientists speechless

That cold January day an orange-reddish sphere flew over this town from the southeast, crossed part of Dalnegorsk, and crashed at the Izvestkovaya (Lime) Mountain; also known as Height 611 or Hill 611. When Scientists analyzed the debris from the crashed object, they were astounded what they found.

Late-life exercise shows rejuvenating effects on cellular level

For people who hate exercising, here comes some more bad news: it may also keep you younger. Not just looking younger, but actually younger, on an epigenetic level. By now, the benefits of exercise have been well established, including increased strength of bones and muscles, improved mobility and endurance, and lower risk of heart disease, diabetes and high blood pressure.But younger?A study recently published in Aging Cell, “Late-life exercise mitigates skeletal muscle epigenetic aging,” …

Ruins of bustling Roman town discovered in UK

Roman coins uncovered during the archaeology excavation at Blackgrounds.It grew from an Iron Age village.Archaeologists have uncovered the exceptionally well-preserved remains of an Iron Age village that grew into a bustling ancient Roman trading town — an archaeological gem with more than 300 Roman coins, glass vessels and water wells — in what is now the district of South Northamptonshire, England in the United Kingdom.The ancient hotspot — known as Blackgrounds for its black soil &mdash…

Deconstructed DIY pavlova

Time50minsServes6-8 individual pavlova ‘nests’We’re all about ‘easy, quick and winning’ at Honest to Goodness when it comes to a festive dessert whether hosting or guesting. What’s better than a festive summer pavlova? One served ‘deconstructed’ for the ultimate DIY dessert so that: Everyone gets to DIY their own dessert, to their specific taste! Get artistic and have some festive fun: kids can write signs…

Bioengineers have modeled the workings of the world's most basic synthetic life form

Life is complicated. Even the smallest cells contain a mind-blowing assortment of chemical reactions that allow them to thrive in a chaotic landscape.If we want to know where to draw the line between life and bubbles of stale old organic soup, it helps to strip away the non-essential extras to expose the core components, and then map how each of them works.This has been the goal of biochemists for a number of years, who have, over the years, succeeded in designing some surprisingly basic organisms that …

How to start a hydroponic garden: steps, tips and FAQs

Updated January 20, 2022Hydroponic farming is a gardening technique that grows plants using a nutrient solution medium rather than soil. Sometimes, the roots will hang directly into a liquid mixture of water and dissolved nutrients, but in other cases, the plants will grow in some sort of inert substrate growing medium.There are plenty of pros to starting your own hydroponic garden. It can be as big (or as small) as you want it to be, works pretty much anywhere, and often grows plants faster than …

10 tell-tale signs you've got stigmata, the state of bearing crucifixion wounds

What happens when you have stigmata can vary quite a bit from person to person, though the experience is almost always harrowing. “Stigmata” is a term used in the Christian faith to describe the experience of immense pain and sometimes actual wounds corresponding to those of Jesus Christ during his crucifixion. An individual suffering from stigmata might bear one or more of the five holy wounds which include marks from the crown of thorns on the forehead, whipping marks, nail wounds at …

Crystals for sleep: healing crystals to help you sleep soundly

There is nothing more frustrating than not being able to get to sleep. In that moment of physical and emotional exhaustion, it feels like powering off your mind and allowing your body to recharge could solve all your problems. Yet, your thoughts spiral on. To breakthrough the block between you and a restful night’s sleep, you’ll need more than a sleeping pill – try crystals to help you sleep! Medications may bring the sleep, but they won’t help you to recharge the spirit and dissolve…

Watch: Eerie fleet of UFOs filmed in Illinois

A peculiar piece of footage circulating online shows several mysterious orbs floating through the night sky in Illinois and some suspect that the odd glowing objects could be alien in nature. The intriguing sighting was reportedly occurred in late November in the community of Beach Park, but was only reported to the research organization MUFON this past week. According to the unnamed witness, the curious objects appeared to be flying in formation towards Lake Michigan and “vanished in mid air.” …

Find your art to awaken self healing

Ever feel like everyone has a leg up on you? That they manage their to-do lists better, make more money, have a nicer house, and a hotter husband? Ever feel totally other – like you’re watching everyone hustle through life from your fishbowl of one? Have you felt scared into complying with rules, regulations, and laws because you’re not one to rock the boat and you’d rather keep your head down?On top of all that, do you get sick a lot? Struggle with symptoms of malaise, …

This adorable jumping spider can't actually see its own most vivid color

Saitis barbipes. Jumping spiders may have exceptional eyes, but one adorable species seems to have a curious lack in the vision department. New experimental evidence suggests that a jumping spider called Saitis barbipes has no photoreceptors capable of perceiving the color red.What makes this so strange is that S. barbipes – like many jumping spiders – is vividly hued: the male daubed with brilliant splashes of rich, resplendent red.These red markings crown his head and extend along the two…

Seven ways to connect with your spirit animal

It was bizarre and unexplainable: I kept having recurring dreams for about a month, where I would walk into an eerie, foreboding forest at night with a wolf peering at me through the shrubs. Its stare seemed kind, almost motherly, but very intense … somehow I knew that it was trying to tell me something about the depths of the forest ahead.I have since had many dreams about Wolves and Dogs. And before I ever knew of my strong connection with the Canis Lupus species, I co-…

The mysterious experiments of the Montauk Project – did they punch a hole through time?

The Montauk Project has become well known through numerous books, documentaries, TV series and movies. There little known in regards the experiments that may have taken place at Camp Hero, but from what we are learning from whistleblowers, it involved not only time travel but also communications with some type of extraterrestrial beings. The secrecy behind the Montauk Project continues to this day.

Saturn's 'Death Star' moon could have a secret underground ocean

The Cassini spacecraft’s camera snapped this image of Saturn’s moon Mimas on Oct. 16, 2010, showing the large Herschel Crater.Life in our solar system could be far more likely than it first appeared.Scientists have found “compelling evidence” that Saturn's “Death Star” moon is hiding an ocean just beneath its surface, furthering the search for possible life in our solar system.Researchers say that Mimas, Saturn's smallest, innermost moon — whose resemblance to …

13 of the most effective mood stabilizers in natural medicine

Pharmaceuticals prescribed for mood are among the most dangerous due to their side effects and high toxicity to brain chemicals and hormones. Medicinal plants and natural nutrients are extremely effective in promoting neurotransmitter balance while promote relaxation. Here are 13 of the most effective mood stabilizers in natural medicine.Mood-stabilizing drugs are purely antimanic agents, which are mainly for treating mania. From this perspective, they are quite different from antidepressants, which are …